Military
JRPG ‘Alvastia Chronicles’ joins Xbox Play Anywhere  Windows Central · 1 day
Kemco keeps on releasing games on Xbox One. Alvastia Chronicles is another Japanese role-playing game (JRPG) from Kemco. After encountering the man who killed their parents ten years prior, Elmia and her brother Alan... more
Trump says U.S. will develop space-based missile defence  CBC · 1 day
Moving to protect the U.S. from advanced missile threats from China and Russia, President Donald Trump on Thursday laid out... more
Trump unveils Missile Defense Review, promises funding for space sensors in 2020  SPACE NEWS · 2 days
Trump: Space ultimately is “going to be a very big part of our defense and offense." SpaceNews.com more
‘Star Wars’ returns: Trump calls for space-based missile defense  TechCrunch · 2 days
The President has announced that the Defense Department will pursue a space-based missile defense system reminiscent of the one proposed by Reagan in 1983. As with Reagan's ultimately abortive effort,... more
The Division 2’s multiplayer modes offer higher danger and better rewards  Windows Central · 2 days
Let's hope it's balanced this time around. One of Ubisoft's most-anticipated new titles is The Division 2, the sequel to the popular first game that launched... more
Microsoft wins $1.76 billion Department of Defense contract  Windows Central · 2 days
The five-year contract includes Microsoft Enterprise Services for the Department of Defense, Coast Guard, and the intelligence community. While CES 2019 was at the top of every techie's mind last week, Microsoft... more
Best strategy and simulation games for your Xbox One  Windows Central · 2 days
Strategy and simulator games are wildly popular on PC, and they're starting to creep up in popularity on Xbox One, too. Many strategy games fare better with a mouse-and-keyboard control... more
Army researchers explore benefits of immersive technology for soldiers  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Army researchers are exploring the benefits of immersive technology for warfighters. They have developed a platform to assess this technology called AURORA-MR. more
The Office Duo Steve Carell, Greg Daniels Reunite for Netflix Workplace Comedy Space Force  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Steve Carell is reuniting with The Office creator Greg Daniels for a new workplace comedy series at Netflix, called Space... more
Trump administration to roll out new missile defense plan  ABC NEWS · 3 days
The Trump administration is rolling out a new strategy for a more aggressive space-based missile defense system more
Trump's Space Force: Here's what you need to know - CNET  CNET · 3 days
The Trump administration sees space as a war-fighting domain, and it wants the US to be ready. more
Absolver for Xbox One lets you master the power of the martial arts  Windows Central · 3 days
Absolver blends For Honor-style perspective with unique mechanics inspired by the martial arts. It's rare to find a three-dimensional fighting game where... more
The Division 2 gets bombastic story trailer depicting chaos in Washington  Windows Central · 3 days
Let's hope it doesn't end on a cliffhanger. One of Ubisoft's most-anticipated new titles is The Division 2, the sequel to the popular first game that... more
Only preordering The Division 2 guarantees beta access in February  Windows Central · 3 days
Get your preorders in right now. One of Ubisoft's most-anticipated new titles is The Division 2, the sequel to the popular first game that launched back in 2016.... more
Sharing the lessons learned during the 2013 Colorado flood  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
Hurricanes and tropical storms on the coasts tend to get countrywide airtime for their intensity and impact, but floods in the central part of the U.S. also cause significant damage... more
Cop voice: Jay-Z, Public Enemy songs highlight police tactic to frighten people of color  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
What do songs by artists like Jay-Z and Public Enemy have in common? They feature representations of 'cop voice,' a... more
How hagfish launch slime missiles that swell 10,000 times in size  Science Magazine · 4 days
Drag forces in the water rapidly unfurl their slimy fibers, new study suggests more
New book tells story of secret Hollywood studio that shaped the nuclear age  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
Our images of mushroom clouds came from its cameras. So did many shots of missile tests, space missions and the Korean and... more
The magnetic north pole is moving, causing navigation issues  CBC · 4 days
In recent decades, the Earth's magnetic north pole has drifted rapidly from Canada's coast toward Russia, causing navigation... more
Huawei’s reclusive founder praises Donald Trump and denies espionage allegations  THE VERGE · 4 days
Ren Zhengfei, the reclusive, billionaire founder of Chinese telecoms giant Huawei, has made his first public... more
General Atomics’ acquisitions of smallsat companies bearing fruit  SPACE NEWS · 5 days
General Atomics hopes to win military contracts for customized small satellite missions. SpaceNews.com more
Computer vision startup AnyVision pulls in new funding from Lightspeed  TechCrunch · 5 days
While there have been a few massive surveillance startups in China that have raised funds on the back of computer vision advances, there’s seemed to be less fervor... more
Military spouses face higher perinatal depression risk  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
Women whose partners are away on military deployment are at greater risk of developing mental illness during the perinatal period, according to a review article. more
Supreme Court rejects appeal over military burn pits  ABC NEWS · 5 days
The Supreme Court is rejecting appeals from military veterans who claim they suffer health problems because of open burn pits in Iraq and Afghanistan more
Indonesian divers recover Lion Air jet's cockpit voice recorder  CBC · 5 days
Navy divers have recovered the cockpit voice recorder of a Lion Air jet that crashed into the Java... more
Hybrid Air Vehicles will no longer use its ‘flying bum’ prototype airship  THE VERGE · 6 days
A couple of years ago, UK-based Hybrid Air Vehicles captivated the world when it unveiled the Airlander 10, a lighter-than-air airship designed as an... more
Our dystopian cyberpunk here and now  TechCrunch · 6 days
We in the West love our apocalyptic science fiction, in which cartoonishly evil authorities ruthlessly oppress all who so much as wonder about its absolute power, enforced via ubiquitous surveillance technology. Think The Hunger Games, Blade... more
What's Next for Air Force Weather Satellites?  SPACE.COM · 6 days
The U.S. military's highest priority weather satellite, a spacecraft requested by U.S. Strategic Command to observe clouds and theaters of operations, is on hold after NASA rescinded the contract award. more
Direct observation of shift and ballistic photovoltaic currents  Science Magazine · 1 week
The quantum phenomenon of shift photovoltaic current was predicted decades ago, but this effect was never observed directly because shift and ballistic currents coexist. The atomic-scale relaxation time of shift, along with... more
An AR glasses pioneer collapses  TechCrunch · 1 week
In the first days of 2017, Osterhout Design Group arrived up at CES with a two-story booth and huge promises. The startup’s founder, Ralph Osterhout, wanted to take the small San Francisco-based company even further past its military... more
Activists want details on inquiry into ex-nuke weapons plant  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Activists are asking a judge to make documents public from a 27-year-old criminal investigation into a former nuclear weapons plant outside Denver more
On This Day in Space! Jan. 10, 1946: Radar Astronomy is Born!  SPACE.COM · 1 week
On January 10, 1946, the U.S. army bounced radar signals off of Earth's moon for the first time ever. Known as "Project Diana," this... more
Thinking of investing in a NAS? These five facts will inform your decision.  Windows Central · 1 week
Before thinking about buying network attached storage (NAS), you need to know a few things. Depending on what you plan on using... more
On This Day in Space! Jan. 10, 1946: Radio Astronomy is Born!  SPACE.COM · 1 week
On January 10, 1946, the U.S. army bounced radar signals off of Earth's moon for the first time ever. Known as "Project Diana," this... more
The Division 2 PC specifications revealed  Windows Central · 1 week
The Division 2 requires some strong rigs. One of Ubisoft's most-anticipated new titles is The Division 2, the sequel to the popular first game that launched back in 2016. The Division 2 is a third-person military... more
Heathrow airport drone investigated by police and military  BBC · 2 weeks
Scotland Yard say officers were among those to see the drone that halted flights earlier. more
Thornberry predicts Space Force will have bipartisan support in the House  SPACE NEWS · 2 weeks
A space service is something we have been pushing, Thornberry said. “Maybe we can... more
Miku watches your baby (and your baby’s heartbeat) while you relax  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Using technology that sounds like it comes straight out of Predator, Miku is a new baby monitor that watches and senses your baby’s vitals in real... more
Glacial pace of space weather modernization  SPACE NEWS · 2 weeks
Since the U.S. military is extremely reliant on satellites for communications, intelligence and navigation, the Air Force is striving to augment space weather observations,... more
Toyota is developing fighter jet-inspired safety features for cars and wants to share it  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Toyota Research Institute had a breakthrough last year in its pursuit to make driving safer. It was so profound that... more
Cuban crickets, not weapon, heard by ill US diplomats: study  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
A noise heard by US diplomats in Cuba who suffered mysterious brain injuries came not from technological weapons but local crickets, a new study suggests. more
3-D-printed guns may be more dangerous to their users than targets  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Despite fears that guns made with 3-D printers will let criminals and terrorists easily make untraceable, undetectable plastic weapons at home, my own experience with 3-D... more
In Space, the US Sees a Rival in China  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
China, whose space effort is run by the People's Liberation Army, today launches more rockets into space than any other country. more
FIFA esports begin in the UK, while 'easy' Fortnite weapons cause drama  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Gfinity chief executive Garry Cook is correct to point out in a recent interview that the UK is effectively positioned as a testing ground... more
Space Flag Prepares Airmen for a Real Fight  ASTRO WATCH · 2 weeks
Air Force Space Command concluded its fourth iteration of the Department of Defense’s premier space exercise last month in Colorado... more
Military expert suggests Canada may want to consider its own space force  CBC · 2 weeks
President Donald Trump's push to create a U.S. space force is being welcomed by military experts in Canada, and the executive director of one... more
Tiny satellites could be 'guide stars' for huge next-generation telescopes  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Researchers design CubeSats with lasers to provide steady reference light for telescopes investigating distant planets. more
T cell receptor-triggered nuclear actin network formation drives CD4+ T cell effector functions  Science Magazine · 2 weeks
T cell antigen receptor (TCR) signaling triggers selective cytokine expression to drive T cell proliferation and differentiation required for immune defense and... more
Tiny satellites could be “guide stars” for huge next-generation telescopes  MIT · 2 weeks
Researchers design CubeSats with lasers to provide steady reference light for telescopes investigating distant planets. more
Navy engineer gets New Year's Day patent for dual mode slotted antenna  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
On New Year's Day, 2019, Navy engineer David A. Tonn received his twenty-eighth U.S. patent, according to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. more
Deep Sentinel system monitors your home with real security guards - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
The Smart Home Surveillance System by Deep Sentinel employs actual security guards to watch your home -- remotely. more
Gatwick, Heathrow Airports Order Military-Grade Anti-Drone Equipment  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
London's Gatwick and Heathrow airports have ordered military-grade anti-drone defences worth "several million pounds" after drones caused three days of disruption at Gatwick last month. more
Shanahan keeps tight grip on Space Force planning  SPACE NEWS · 2 weeks
Still unresolved is one of Shanahan’s top priorities in the space reorganization, which is to establish a Space Development Agency... more
Synapse raises $6M to bring neural net weapon detection to x-ray machines  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
With all of the advances made by computer vision tech in the past few years, it might seem a little crazy that so much... more
Newborn genomic sequencing detects unanticipated disease risk factors  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
The BabySeq research team reports that genomic sequencing can identify risk for a wide range of disorders that may not be detected otherwise. Importantly, early knowledge about several of these conditions can... more
2018 ushered in ‘a potential space renaissance’  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
The aerospace industry took flight with ambitious civilian and military projects over the course of 2018, and private investors took notice. Rockets are flying to the far side of the moon. Entrepreneurs are creating new... more
Black Mirror: Bandersnatch could become Netflix’s secret marketing weapon  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
The interactive TV format could give Netflix a needed advantage in a crowded streaming market Continue reading… more
Feisty hummingbirds prioritize fencing over feeding  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Hummingbirds are fierce fighters, but also efficient feeders with tongues and bills well adapted to extracting every bit of nectar from a flower. Why, then, do the males of some tropical species have bizarre hooks, serrations... more
Fallout 76: Nukes Disabled by Bug, Bethesda Says It's 'Investigating'  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Bethesda has said it’s trying to figure out why nuclear missiles can’t be launched in Fallout 76 right now. more
Fake-Porn Videos Are Being Weaponised to Harass and Humiliate Women  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
Airbrushing and Photoshop long ago opened photos to easy manipulation. Now, videos are becoming just as vulnerable to fakes that look deceptively real. more
The Most Watched Space Videos of 2018!  SPACE.COM · 3 weeks
We've got the solar system under surveillance, and it sure does pay off. Here are our picks for the top space videos of 2018. more
Watch over your home with the $25 Yi 1080p Wireless Security Camera  Windows Central · 3 weeks
A lot of features packaged together. The Yi 1080p wireless Home Camera indoor security surveillance system drops to $25.45 at Amazon when you clip... more
Army looks for a few good robots, sparks industry battle  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
The Army is looking for a few good robots. Not to fight—not yet, at least—but to help the men and women who do. more
Army looks for a few good robots, sparks industry battle  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
At stake is a contract worth almost half a billion dollars for 3,000 robots more
China Launches TJS-3 Telecommunication Technology Test Satellite  ASTRO WATCH · 3 weeks
China successfully launched the No. 3 telecommunication technology test satellite on Tuesday. The satellite was launched at 0:53 a.m. Beijing Time by... more
Official: Russian weapon 27 times faster than speed of sound  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
A Russian Cabinet official says the nation's new strategic weapon can pierce any missile defenses more
Sniper Elite V2 Remastered rated in Australia  Windows Central · 4 weeks
That's quite the upgrade. The Sniper Elite series is well regarded in the gaming industry due to its good storytelling and excellent sniper rifle mechanics. The X-ray camera adds another twist to gameplay because... more
How Miami's Amazon reseller army serves shoppers worldwide—and makes millions  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
If you bought your Christmas presents on Amazon this year, there is a decent chance someone in South Florida was taking your money. more
US Air Force Releasing More Data on Orbits of Military Satellites  SPACE.COM · 4 weeks
As the Commerce Department works on plans to take over civilian space traffic management responsibilities, the U.S. Air Force is making more data available on the... more
Australia to beef up technology for drone 'crackdown'  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Australia will introduce new surveillance technology for a "crackdown" on drones next year, aviation authorities said Monday, as concerns mount over their increasing prevalence in public areas. more
SpaceX Blasts Off Powerful GPS Satellite for US Military  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
A SpaceX rocket carrying a US military navigation satellite blasted off from Florida's Cape Canaveral on Sunday. more
SpaceX successfully launches satellite for national security mission  CBC · 4 weeks
A SpaceX rocket carrying a U.S. military navigation satellite blasted off from Florida's Cape Canaveral on Sunday, marking the first... more
Steve Carell starring in Netflix series about President Trump’s Space Force
THE VERGE
Sharing the lessons learned during the 2013 Colorado flood
PHYS.ORG
The Office Duo Steve Carell, Greg Daniels Reunite for Netflix Workplace Comedy Space Force
Gadgets 360
Trump's Space Force: Here's what you need to know - CNET
CNET
How hagfish launch slime missiles that swell 10,000 times in size
Science Magazine
Robots, poop sensors and a dog food cannon: The bold new tech of CES 2019 - CNET
CNET
A new trailer for Netflix’s Punisher teases a bloody season 2
THE VERGE
Feisty hummingbirds prioritize fencing over feeding
SCIENCE DAILY
Black Mirror: Bandersnatch could become Netflix’s secret marketing weapon
THE VERGE
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